Jerry L. Witcher

Inducted: 1988

JERRY L. WITCHER (1932-2006) is recognized by his peers as one of the most competent journalists in Oklahoma for his reporting, writing and editing skills. He joined United Press International and became Oklahoma bureau manager and state editor in 1978. A graduate of Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Witcher worked five years as a reporter and editor of the Altus Times Democrat. He is a member of the Oklahoma City Gridiron Club.